Symptoms

What are the most common endometriosis symptoms?

Remember the three P’s:

  1. Painful periods: doctors call this dysmenorrhea (DIS-men-uh-REE-uh)
  2. Pelvic pain in between periods: doctors call this non-menstrual pelvic pain
  3. Pain with sex: doctors call this dyspareunia (DIS-puh-ROO-nee-uh)

Women with endometriosis can experience a variety of symptoms, where some can experience none at all. Symptoms can vary, but may reflect the area where endometriosis is located. Some other possible endometriosis symptoms include:

Endometriosis Symptom Quiz